P&O boosts Dover-Calais capacity

Dover, UK: P&O Ferries has brought the Pride of Burgundy ro-ro ferry back into service on the Dover Calais crossing.

Pride of Burgundy is a freight only ferry able to carry 120 lorries and restore P&O Dover-Calais fleet to its pre-pandemic strength of five ferries. 

In 2019, P&O Ferries’ share of ferry freight volumes on the Dover Strait was more than 50%. P&O Ferries has since become part of DP World.

WORLD NEWS

Thermo King Advancer line first to be carbon neutral

Galway, Ireland: Thermo King’s Advancer A-Series trailer fridge production line in Galway is one of the first in Europe to be carbon neutral. The line …

READ THE FULL STORY >

A new name in pharma freight

Paris, France: TransPharma International is a new name in international freight for the healthcare industry. TransPharma International was formed from Movianto, acquired a year ago …

READ THE FULL STORY >

Lineage Logistics buys Kloosterboer Group

Rotterdam, Netherlands: Kloosterboer, a temperature-controlled logistics provider, has been bought by Lineage Logistics. The acquisition is subject to regulatory clearance and employee consultation. Kloosterboer has …

READ THE FULL STORY >

Frozen Food Express adds new Missouri site

Butler, Missouri, USA: Frozen Food Express is opening a new site in Butler, Missouri. The company is investing nearly $6 million in the new site. …

READ THE FULL STORY >

WHAT’S ON

  • CV Show returns
    The CV Show returns: make a date for 31 August to 2 September at the NEC, Birmingham, UK

Latest Tweets

The University of Nottingham is to develop dual-use hydrogen for energy and cooling: bit.ly/3fyWZoB pic.twitter.com/00huIGIvlT

© 2021 Global Cold Chain News | Terms of use | Privacy Policy
Commercial Transport Publishing Limited, registered in England and Wales, Company No: 6453302. Registered Office: 6 Corunna Court, Corunna Road, Warwick CV34 5HQ